Market of traditional grains in Kastamonu, Turkey (Photo: Alessandra Giuliani)

Current Calls

Overview of current calls in the area of agricultural research for development  relevant for researchers based in Switzerland.

Call: Exchange Grants (Switzerland-China)

Exchange grants enable mid-term research stays of 6-24 months for young researchers (PhD and postdoc), the call is open to all scientific disciplines, but initial contacts already have to exist; deadline for submissions: 26 February 2017

Deadline: 04.05.2017

Call for applications: SNIS Award 2017

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The SNIS Award aims to reward young research scientists working on a subject related to International Studies. The best PhD thesis from a Swiss University in 2016 will receive CHF 10'000. Deadline for applications: 04.05.2017

Deadline: 12.06.2017

r4d Programme: Third Thematically Open Call

The third thematically open call of the r4d programme supports research on global issues in the context of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. Research approaches that support evidence-based decision-making and evidence-based policy are particularly encouraged. Deadline for submitting pre-proposals: 12 June 2017, 17:00.

Deadline: 30.06.2017

Call for proposals: Southeast Asia – Europe Joint Funding Scheme

The Joint Funding Scheme (JFS) aims to bring together Southeast Asian and European researchers and innovators and allow them to collaborate on topics of mutual interest. Deadline for applications: 30.06.2017


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